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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Rapid City, SD (RAP)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Rapid City (Palm Beach International Airport – Rapid City Regional Airport) is 1753 miles / 2822 kilometers / 1524 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 49 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Rapid City (RAP) is 2105 miles / 3387 kilometers and travel time by car is about 35 hours 22 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from West Palm Beach to Rapid City.

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Rapid City Regional Airport (RAP).

How far is Rapid City from West Palm Beach?

There are several ways to calculate distances between West Palm Beach and Rapid City. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1753.252 miles
  • 2821.586 kilometers
  • 1523.534 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 1752.974 miles
  • 2821.138 kilometers
  • 1523.293 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″W

B Rapid City Regional Airport
City: Rapid City, SD
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RAP
ICAO Code: KRAP
Coordinates: 44°2′43″N, 103°3′25″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between West Palm Beach and Rapid City is 2 hours. Rapid City is 2 hours behind West Palm Beach.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

 EST

Rapid City, SD

 MST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 197 kg (433 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Rapid City (RAP).

Distance:
1753
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1753

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